USICH is now accepting public input on the next Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness.

Submit your comments here.

Treasury Releases ERA Reallocation Guidance

The Treasury Department published new guidance about the process for taking back emergency rental assistance (ERA) funds from communities that are slow to use them and giving... Continue Reading →

HUD Issues New Rules for Landlords Considering Eviction

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) issued new requirements this week for landlords considering eviction of tenants in HUD-subsidized public housing and certain properties with... Continue Reading →

Upcoming Events for Preventing and Ending Homelessness

This page is updated weekly. It curates virtual and in-person events from our council member agencies and other organizations involved in our mission to prevent and end homelessness.<... Continue Reading →

USICH Updates COVID and Disaster Collections of Federal Guidance and Resources

Coronavirus variants and the hurricane season present unique threats to people experiencing homelessness and threaten to force more Americans into homelessness.

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Treasury Department Outlines the ERA Reallocation Process

The Treasury Department released new data on the Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) program that shows “significant growth” in the number of households receiving this aid. But not everywhere is... Continue Reading →

USICH, HUD Launch House America Initiative to Address Homelessness Crisis

Today, Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Marcia Fudge, who serves as chair of the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH), joined Biden administration... Continue Reading →

Treasury Releases More ERA Funding to High-Performing State and Local Governments

The Treasury Department is releasing the remainder of the American Rescue Plan's Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) funding—more than $13 billion—to state and local governments... Continue Reading →

HUD Opens Access to $5 Billion in HOME-ARP Grants

After announcing $5 billion in the American Rescue Plan for the HOME Investment Partnerships program in April, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) made the funds available this... Continue Reading →

USICH Is Listening to You as We Create a New Federal Strategic Plan. Here’s How.

The U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) recently started an intensive process to create a new Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness. It requires input from... Continue Reading →

HUD Releases New Research on Increasing Affordable Housing

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) released new research on innovative strategies that state and local governments are using to bring down the barriers... Continue Reading →